Rebuild air shock?


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cowboy450
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Rebuild air shock?

Post by cowboy450 » Tue May 14, 2019 8:04 pm



1990 1500, right rear shock started pouring oil. Research says I can replace the oil seal and be good. Has anyone done this and how much oil and what type to put back in? Thanks


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Re: Rebuild air shock?

Post by DougEFresh1123 » Wed May 15, 2019 2:33 pm

Here is a helpful article. It is a very simple job and I used Automatic Trans Fluid, I believe it was Lucas 10W.

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